Hon. Kunzang C. Namgyel is Ambassador, and Permanent Representative to the Permanent Mission of the Kingdom of Bhutan to the United Nations in New York. During her career spanning over three decades in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, she has served in various posts at the Ministry as well as Bhutan’s diplomatic Embassies and Missions abroad. Among others, she has served as the Director of the Multilateral Department, Chief of Protocol, Deputy Permanent Representative at the Permanent Mission of Bhutan in Geneva, and as Director for Bhutan at the SAARC Secretariat in Kathmandu. She was appointed the Deputy Permanent Representative with Ambassadorial rank at the Permanent Mission of Bhutan to the United Nations, New York, in September 2011.
She holds a Bachelor of Arts from Lady Keane College under the North Eastern Hill University, Shillong, India.